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    26 Times Fran Fine's Fashion Caught More Than Mr. Sheffield's Attention

    If you don't know, now you know. *snaps*

    Before there was Rachel Green or Carrie Bradshaw there was a woman from Flushing, Queens that completely demolished the fashion scene. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, I'm talking about about the one, the only Ms. Fran Fine.

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    1. Starting the series off with a bang. This flouncy yellow and black shirt and vest combo was sexy and alluded to the stunning fashion we were about to witness over the next six seasons.

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    Not too much, not too little. Just enough to be memorable and capture the audience's attention.

    2. Throughout the years, red, black, and white outfits were so common that it became a classic and a signature look for the favorite '90s nanny. But just because the colors were simple doesn't mean the outfit had to be. Just take a look at this example of adding a little ~chutzpah~ in the form of a checkered black and white skirt.

    Fran Fine, wearing a black and white checkered mini skirt paired with a red turtleneck, talking to Mr. Sheffield.
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    Pair it with Fran's signature pouf and it's a red, black, and white outfit delight!

    3. Back to basics! Even if you have only watched one episode of The Nanny then you have probably witnessed Ms. Fran Fine donning one of her signature turtlenecks paired with a fitted and flashy mini skirt.

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    She's the reason why I have been searching for the perfect black turtleneck — that seems to not exist!

    4. Some say gaudy, but I say exotic.

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    I think she'd be an honorary Cheetah Girl, what do you think?

    5. Name another fashion icon who looks this amazing in a bathrobe — I'll wait.

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    6. A crop top, short shorts, and a fur coat. It shouldn't make sense, but when you pair it with black shades it somehow looks chic. Who cares if it isn't functional to wear?

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    She invented fashion over function.

    7. Nature is beauty and clothes make you feel beautiful. So it only makes sense to combine the two and thus these stunning pieces were born.

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    We stan a health conscious queen!

    8. Two words — PIANO DRESS.

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    9. A little black dress or LBD that puts the noir-colored frock in my closet to shame.

    Fran Fine, wearing a fitted black cocktail dress, talking on a payphone in the bathroom.
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    My mom told me it's a fashion must to have a LBD — I wish she said it was a fashion must to have Fran Fine's LBD.

    10. Simple and sophisticated with a hint of playfulness.

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    Dare I say this top is a bit risqué — that white dot is placed in a bit of a compromising location.

    11. Never one to shy from showing a little bit of skin, this I Dream of Jeannie moment is giving me life.

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    12. But, Ms. Fine doesn't need to show skin to make a statement. A pop of color — or in this case colors — makes this outfit a standout for all the right reasons.

    Fran Fine wearing jeans, a black turtle neck shirt, and a rainbow vest.
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    Is anyone else craving Skittles, or is it just me?

    13. Layers, layers, layers. Multiple textures and an air of whimsy makes this flowy shirt and vest combo astonishingly beautiful.

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    Pirates of the Caribbean ain't got nothing on this NYC nanny.

    14. You have to be completely wild to wear neon colors. Wait, did I say wild, I meant to say bold with an amazing sense of style.

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    They say to highlight the important stuff!

    15. Edgy, shiny, and tight. Everything about this outfit is absolutely right!

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    Dripping in diamonds? More like dripping in latex.

    16. A jacket can make an outfit, but what makes a jacket is a bit of pizzazz. By pizzazz, I mean fur trim. Blue fur, black fur, orange fur, any color is "fine" as long as there is fur.

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    Fashionably fur-rocious! (Animal cruelty-free, of course.)

    17. Quilted couture meets two-piece co-ord set. Need I say more?

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    18. Casual doesn't have to mean frumpy. Fran is the queen of making oversized sweaters cute and fashionable.

    Fran Fine wearing an oversized sweatshirt.
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    Fran Fine had to crawl before Ariana Grande could walk.

    19. Some may shy away from wearing this many polka dots, thinking it's too busy or, dare I say, ~tacky~, but I say that this look is bold, fun, and just chaotic enough to be interesting.

    Fran Fine in a matching polka dot outfit.
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    Don't stare at it too long, you might be hypnotized.

    20. A true icon knows how to clean up well and not lose sight of their individuality!

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    21. Before cropped sweaters made their return to mainstream fashion, let's not forget who rocked them with ease.

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    Just because it's cold outside doesn't mean you can't be hot!

    22. This tie-dye blazer that proves tie-dye isn't just for summer camps and family fun time.

    Fran Fine wearing a tie dye blazer.
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    I forgot all about this beautiful blazer and now I'm tempted to make my own. Shouldn't be too hard — right? All I'll need is a white blazer and a tie-dye kit.

    23. Taking risks is what makes fashion move forward. Wearing the English flag as a New Yorker in England seems like a risk to me.

    Fran Fine wearing a matching outfit of an English flag.
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    When in Rome do as the Romans do, right?

    24. Why just wear a plain black or gray pantsuit, when you can wear a bright and fun yellow pantsuit? It's a pantsuit that can brighten up any cloudy day.

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    25. OK, so this Pepto Bismol colored dress is iconic in a bad way. BUT, this actually proves that Fran is a fashion icon! The only time she looked bad was when she was forced to wear something that someone else picked out for her.

    Fran Fine in a hot pink, multi layered, ruffled bridesmaid dress.
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    26. And it's only right to wrap up this list with the greatest fashion moment from the entire series, Fran's wedding gown. This $12,000 gown is a remarkable representation of her personality and style.

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    A four-foot long train covered in embellishments and detailed beading.

    This gown is quintessential Fran Fine. It has style, it has flair, and it's unforgettable.

    Fran Fine graced our TV screens with hundreds of different outfits that easily make her a fashion goddess. However, the greatest thing Fran wore was her confidence. She inspired individuality and was unapologetically herself.

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    Hell, "she's the lady in red, when everybody else is wearing tan." That, my friends, is an icon!

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